Tagged: ‘Bruce Allen’

The Redskins Have Already Lost the 2017 Season
August 4th, 2017 at 5:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's Redskins football season â?? hope springs eternal. Just enough time has passed to nearly forget Week 17 of last season, the character assassination of our former savior/GM, and the penultimate failure to sign our first competent quarterback since the early 90s to a long-term deal. I'm sure things will...

Redskins statement on Kirk Cousins was an odd way of doing business
July 19th, 2017 at 1:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** The deadline passed and no deals were done in Washington or elsewhere. Of the three NFL players whose clubs had extended them the franchise tender, Kirk Cousins among them, none signed long-term deals before the Monday deadline. The Redskins, however, handled things differently from the Pittsburgh Steelers with running back...

Jim Rome Makes a Mockery of Bruce Allen for ‘Kurt’ Mispronunciation
July 18th, 2017 at 6:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** WASHINGTON â?? One of the odder subplots to come from the Redskins reaching another avoidable impasse with Kirk Cousins has nothing to do with the quarterback's contract â?? or lack thereof â?? and everything to do with his name. Kirk. K-I-R-K â?? Kir-k Cousins. For years, D.C. sports fans have been...

Bruce Allen throws Cousins under bus on contract impasse
July 18th, 2017 at 3:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** ANALYSIS/OPINION They called Bruce Allen the "Prince of Darkness" when he ran the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and this week he pulled out his poison pen to remind everyone why. In a statement written in Kirk Cousins' blood, the Prince of Darkness exiled the team's starting quarterback with a scarlet "G"...

Kirk Cousins Speaks Publicly After Yet Another Deadline Passes
July 18th, 2017 at 12:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** WASHINGTON â?? After the Redskins' public response to Kirk Cousins declining their contract offer, it would be easy to accuse the organization of pettiness. The quarterback himself, however, doesn't see it that way. Cousins addressed a number of fans' concerns during an exclusive interview with Grant Paulsen and Danny Rouhier on...